Tag Archives: Liverpool

Arsenal 1-1 Liverpool: Sluggish Arsenal Get Exactly What They Deserve

As Robin Van Persie slotted home an immensely late penalty and the Emirates erupted I had a headline all ready to go for today’s blog; ‘Still Alive, But So, So Lucky’. And lucky is exactly what we would have been … Continue reading

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Top Six Transfer Window Comparison; A Rebuttal To John Cross

Posted by SmartArse “Tottenham boss Harry Redknapp…made – and succeeded with – an audacious move for Rafael van der Vaart. Chelsea spent big, Manchester City, too and Manchester United spent more. All of Arsenal’s title rivals strengthened. Arsenal didn’t.” So … Continue reading

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Karma Police Come Calling For Pepe Reina As Arsenal Sneak Draw

Posted by SmartArse Phew. Well we got away with that one didn’t we? Really didn’t look like we were going to score until Pepe Reina rather generously decided to hand us a draw and join the growing brigade of keepers … Continue reading

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Premiership Predictions

Posted by Sonuvagun Thanks SmartArse for putting the boot in the doomsayers and getting us excited about the season ahead! As usual there’s the usual Arse drivel in the press about Arsenal not being title contenders this year and, what’s … Continue reading

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Written-Off Arsenal Remain A Dangerous Beast – Five Reasons That Could Fire Arsenal To Glory

Posted by SmartArse As we (and the entirety of Planet Arsenal) have acknowledged there is certainly cause for concern as we approach the new season. Cause for concern, yes. Outright despair? Hardly. Though as ever it seems the press rather … Continue reading

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'Tis The Season of Uncertainty

Posted by SmartArse Remarkable really, given all the fuss over the issue since Arsenal’s last competitive action, that the immediate future of Cesc Fabregas is one of the few certainties of the coming season. Think about it. Where do you … Continue reading

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Yes They Can!!!

Posted By Andre The Giant “So the real question is, where (if at all) will the top teams drop points? Well, for a start, Everton and Aston Villa shouldn’t be walk overs at home tomorrow. Obviously that requires us to … Continue reading

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Can Arsenal Still Win The League?

Posted by Andre The Giant Before the Chelsea game I mused about backing Arsenal to win the league. I have done all season although I am not one for long term bets, I prefer the more immediate pay off (or … Continue reading

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Ruthless Chelsea Expose Arsenal

Posted by SmartArse How it could have all been so different. Two moments of slack defending ruthlessly exploited by Didier Drogba condemned Arsenal to a defeat that dealt a crushing blow to their title aspirations. An otherwise promising performance ended … Continue reading

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A Game Of Two Halves

Posted by Andre the Giant The beauty of this blog is that none of us are so inclined to make a post every day. Match reports may therefore not appear immediately following a match, which in some respects could be … Continue reading

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